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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff were friendly. Room is basic but sufficient. Air conditioning in the room felt like it was barely working. Breakfast was fine. Location is very poor..about a 40min walk to town centre. Noisy people staying there but that's outside of the hotels control. It's like a nice hostel more so than a hotel.

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Thank Niamhmcs
Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Basic room but spacious for 2adults and 2children. Good location if you want to visit Mount Etna and Taormina. Breakfast was good, consisting of bread and a choice of hot beverages and cereals and juice, even yoghurt and fruit! We could also order take away pizza and get room service! Will definitely go again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Just been to this hotel and we were very satisfied. Rooms were clean.breakfast was good. Always found a parking space for our cars.I would recommend this hotel even for the view itself because one can see the mount Etna. One thing that was a bit strange was the hand basin because it was in the shower but overall I would... More 

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2 Thank Susanne m
Worthing, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Firstly I would like to say if there was a separate rating for the staff, they would get 5 stars! The hotel was fine for the price but you need a car as the hotel is located in a residential area with very little nearby within walking distance. Failing that you need to be confident to use the buses, as... More 

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San Gwann, null, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

A nice and affordable hotel including a continental breakfast each morning. Friendly and welcoming staff, free praking, free wifi, quite central, clean and overall a pleasant experience. Our room had seaview and was quite. Nothing to complain about truly great value for money. Especially the inclusive breakfast. Great stay :)

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5 Thank Miguel G
Saint Julian's, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

booked hotel for 3 nights, very clean, very good breakfast and helpful staff. Free parking within the Hotel. Nothing to complain about, worth every euro we paid. . The only negative comment is that shower rooms are small especially one of the rooms to use the basin you have to access it through the shower. We traveled with cars.

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3 Thank MaltaXemx
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I picked this place as I was driving and wanted somewhere with a car park and easy access to the airport while still being close to town. It fitted the bill perfectly. To get downtown there are local buses but as it was a sunday I drove down to look around - beautiful architecture. The staff were very helpful. The... More 

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Nottm England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We stayed here at the end of October. The hotel is spotlessly clean, the room was huge, fresh towels every day, clean bedding, breakfast was good, plenty of choice.. The staff cannot do enough to help.. Even free on site parking... If you ever need a hotel to explore Sicily you can't go far wrong here. If any negatives could... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

If you don't expect a five star hotel for the price you are paying (full payment in advance is cheaper!) this place is just fine! Breakfast was okay, room was fine, and the hotel has free parking (though you might have to leave your car keys at the reception so they can move cars around to fit everyone). Staff was... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Villa Mater

Address: Via Vittorio Bottego 10, 95125 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Location: Italy > Sicily > Province of Catania > Catania
Price Range: $43 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Villa Mater 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
Villa Mater Hotel Catania
Mater Hotel Catania
Villa Mater Catania, Sicily
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